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The blower seems to be tripping and tting off. Won't turn on

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The blower seems to be tripping and hitting off. Won't turn on at all now, conduit to the unit from condensor froze. Amana 80sse
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: Just replaced filters thermostat has unit on
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Only if it's a relatively simple fix. I found a couple of wires that were submerged in water from melted condensation cleaned them and recapped.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Unit is getting over worked because staff turns down thermostat
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

What is make and model number of indoor unit?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Amani 80 sse
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

need exact model number found inside furnace

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Light in upper right hand corner turns on when I depress the door sensor . Clicks stays on (light) for 2 seconds and clicks off blower does not start. There is 1/4 of water on ground from condensation
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here is photo of label
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

Motor or control board got water damaged, shut system off, let dry with a fan blowing on it and try again tomorrow, if your lucky it will work if not one of the two will need replacing

Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.


Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

So how is your issue?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Still same unit clicks light comes on then shuts off. Blower does not even try to come on.
Expert:  Gaztech replied 1 year ago.

Try bypassing terminal R and G at furnace control board to see if blower goes on steady or not. dont forget to close door switch so power is on.

If you take the black wire from motor and put directly to 120v source of furnace it should run correctly, if not .REPLACE MOTOR

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